'76 Ford Torino “Starsky and Hutch Tv serie” - Revell 1:25

Hi everyone,
I started to assmeble this Revell kit


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to make the ‘76 Ford Torino - “Starsky and Hutch Tv serie”

A quick look inside the box:


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

The cars used for the TV series were equipped with the 152-HP 5.8-liter Windsor V-8 engine for non-chase and non-stunt scenes, while the stunt cars were equipped with the 6.5- and 7.5-liter V-8s.

Here are the various stages of engine assembly:


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

Engine assembled and ready for the weathering …


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

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I look forward to it. The Windsor didn’t quite achieve the fame as the Cleveland for some reason, but still nothing to be trifled with.

Engine completed …


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


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Interior almost completed …


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

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Your faux wood in the door panels looks really good.

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A layer of white primer…


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… first coat of red … and fitting test …


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

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Very nice. Have fun with that one piece decal. Interestly enough, when they painted these cars they’d paint the white first, mask it, and then paint the red.

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the car after a coat of darker red …


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

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From the Petersen Automotive Museum in LA California last year.

Rob

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… added the white stripe


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

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That has come out really well!

Classy! :heart_eyes: